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What is Triphalangeal thumb?

What is Triphalangeal thumb?

  • Triphalangeal thumb: A medical term used to describe a thumb which has three bones instead of the normal two. The anomaly can occur on its own (isolated triphalangeal thumb) or may be associated with other defects. Usually both thumbs are affected.

Triphalangeal thumb: Introduction

Types of Triphalangeal thumb:

Broader types of Triphalangeal thumb:

What causes Triphalangeal thumb?

Causes of Triphalangeal thumb: see causes of Triphalangeal thumb

What are the symptoms of Triphalangeal thumb?

Symptoms of Triphalangeal thumb: see symptoms of Triphalangeal thumb

How is it treated?

Treatments for Triphalangeal thumb: see treatments for Triphalangeal thumb

Name of Triphalangeal thumb

Main name of condition: Triphalangeal thumb


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